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Continued: Lileks: How to survive a snow emergency in Minneapolis

  • Article by: JAMES LILEKS , Star Tribune
  • Last update: December 5, 2013 - 9:25 PM

But some people would hear “ ’S no emergency,” I suppose. Which is true. It’s what we have here.

When it’s 12 below and you have to go out, it’s not a FLESH DISASTER. You wear gloves. Snow falls. You move your car.

The beauty of the first good Minnesota snowfall in December is a reminder that we get the real thing for the holidays, a world dipped in frosting and sprinkled with the winking glint of ice when the sun returns and lights up this wonderland. I declare it a gift!

Says the man with a garage.

 

jlileks@startribune.com • 612-673-7858

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